General Student News

Every Wednesday in October – Dialogue on Incarceration and the Carceral State

The ASU Center for Child Well-Being in collaboration with the Academy for Justice, the School of Social Transformation, the Center for Justice and Social Inquiry, and the Center for Imagination of the Borderlands, are hosting a virtual State of Incarceration Summit on Wednesdays throughout October focusing on: the carceral state…

Christian Legal Society Game Night 9/26

Mark your calendars for September 26th, 7:30-9:30 PM! CLS will be playing some online Jackbox games, and all you need is your phone to play. The games are really fun and easy to learn, and there will be GIFT CARDS for a few lucky winners! (Chik-fil-A anyone?) Zoom link will be…

Volunteer as a Poll Worker w/ the ABA’s Poll Worker, Esq. Project

The American Bar Association is partnering with the National Association of Secretaries of State and the National Association of State Election Directors to encourage lawyers, law students and other legal professionals to serve as nonpartisan poll workers for the upcoming 2020 election. Depending on the jurisdiction, tasks may range from…

Volunteer Remotely to Take Calls for the Statewide COVID-19 Hotline

Volunteer with the Arizona Foundation for Legal Services and Education by answering calls and providing brief legal information and referrals –NOT LEGAL ADVICE—to people calling the statewide COVID-19 hotline.  Each shift to answer calls remotely is two hours.  Training is provided!  Please see the attached flyer with training dates and…

9/16 – 6th Annual Arizona Collaborative Bar Event – Confronting Prejudice and Bias

On Wednesday, September 16th, please join the Arizona Collaborative Bar for a conversation exploring allyship: collaborating across boundaries to confront prejudice and bias.  This virtual event will include moderated, round-table discussions during which participants will share ideas and goals.   Event time: 4:45pm to 6:00pm (MST) Please RSVP by September 14th…

9/15 – Please Join a Discussion on COVID-19 and Democracy: Can parliaments come to the rescue?

The Inter-Parliamentary Union and the Julie Ann Wrigley Global Futures Laboratory at Arizona State University are co-hosting an informal panel debate for International Day for Democracy. Can parliaments learn from the past six months to become stronger and more effective institutions that impose checks and balances on executive powers to…

Wednesday, 9/9 – Please Attend Community Conversation on “ASU Law and the World Around Us”

Please RSVP for this Wednesday’s (9/9) Community Conversation on “ASU Law and the World Around Us.”   RSVP Link: https://forms.law.asu.edu/view.php?id=878406   We know many of you have been impacted by recent current events and have ideas on how ASU Law should respond.  We want to hear from you! This will…

9/3 You’re Invited to a Community Conversation w/ Law School Leadership Re the “Return to Fall”

This fall, members of the law school leadership and Student Services teams will host Community Conversations for small groups of students to help build a sense of community, get student feedback, and collaborate and identify opportunities for improvement. Each lunchtime session will focus on a different topic. We will also…

Christian Legal Society Meeting 8/24

Join CLS in Room 555 or via Zoom at 12:15 PM today 8/24 for our first meeting of the semester. We will be discussing this semester’s theme, hanging out, and worshiping God! As a reminder, face masks are required, and social distancing guidelines will be enforced. Meeting attendance will follow…

9/9 – Join a Discussion on Racism, Discrimination and Injustice in the Legal Profession

On September 9th from 3pm-4:30pm (AZ time), please join Collaborative Bar members for a groundbreaking virtual dialogue on racism, discrimination and systemic injustice in the courts and the practice of law. Together we will listen, share personal experiences and discuss actions we can take individually and collectively to effect positive,…

Grade Accommodation and Career Services Form – Please Read and Respond!

Students, please see below and complete accordingly: All Students Spring 2020 Semester Grade Accommodation Form (everyone MUST complete!): https://forms.law.asu.edu/view.php?id=781995 1L and 2L Career Services Form: https://forms.law.asu.edu/view.php?id=794836 Please continue to send all issues, comments, and concerns about the COVID-19 situation through the student concern form: https://forms.law.asu.edu/view.php?id=776370 We are here for you!…

Last Chance to Apply for ALDF Board Position

Animal Legal Defense Fund has extended the deadline for board applications to TONIGHT, Tuesday, April 14 at midnight. Create a preference list of up to 3 positions you would like to hold on the ALDF board for next year along with a 300-500 word statement, for each position you list,…

SLB Leadership Apps Due Sunday April 12!

Looking for leadership experience? Love sports law? The Sports Law & Business Organization is taking applications for next year’s Executive Board. The open roles are: President* (rising 2L only), Executive Director of Internal Affairs, Executive Director of Finance, Executive Director of Fundraising, and Executive Director of Community Relations. If you are…

Apply for the Sports Law & Business Organization Executive Board! Due 4/12.

Looking for leadership experience? Love sports law? The Sports Law & Business Organization is taking applications for next year’s Executive Board. The open roles are: President* (rising 2L only), Executive Director of Internal Affairs, Executive Director of Finance, Executive Director of Fundraising, and Executive Director of Community Relations. If you are…